November 18, 2008 6:30 PM

Under Iraq troop pact, U.S. can't leave any forces behind

The status of forces of agreement between the United States and Iraq goes further than most people in the United States realize. It contains no provisions for the U.S. to leave behind a residual force recently mentioned by Barack Obama or the trainers that have long been part of the withdrawal discussions in the United States.

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